Posts by Alison Crosthwait

Alison Crosthwait is a stock trader turned psychotherapist in Toronto, Canada. She writes about what it is like to change, to learn, and to feel.

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Keep Your Heart Open to Love When Life Knocks You Down

“Only to the extent that we expose ourselves over and over to annihilation can that which is indestructible be found in us.” ~Pema Chodron

I was nineteen weeks pregnant when my husband and I went for a routine ultrasound. We …